House of Representatives

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1. The House met at 12:30 p.m. and was called to order by the Speaker.; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6425
2. MESSAGE FROM THE SENATE; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6425
3. MORNING BUSINESS; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6425
4. HEALTH INSURANCE; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6425
5. THE RATIONALE FOR VOTING FOR DENIAL OF MFN TRADE STATUS FOR CHINA; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6425
6. ENVIRONMENTAL ESTROGENS AND THEIR LINKS TO BREAST CANCER; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6426
7. GOP SLASHES MEDICARE AND MEDICAID WHILE INCREASING DEFICIT; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6427
8. HEALTH INSURANCE REFORM HELD HOSTAGE; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6427
9. ANNOUNCEMENT BY THE SPEAKER PRO TEMPORE; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6428
10. SENATE WHITEWATER COMMITTEE MINORITY FILES REPORT; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6428
11. ANNOUNCEMENT BY THE SPEAKER PRO TEMPORE; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6429
12. FILEGATE; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6429
13. CHURCH ARSON; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6429
14. OUR NATURAL RESOURCES; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6429
15. AMERICAN PATENT PROTECTION BEING JEOPARDIZED; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6430
16. MSA'S PROVIDE FREE MARKET SOLUTION TO HEALTH CARE PROBLEMS; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6431
17. RECESS; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6431
18. AFTER RECESS; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6431
19. PRAYER; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6431
20. THE JOURNAL; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6431
21. PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6431
22. REPORT ON H.R. 3662, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR AND RELATED AGENCIES APPROPRIATIONS ACT, 1997; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6431
23. HOW LONG WILL PRESIDENT CLINTON AND SENATOR KENNEDY STAND IN THE WAY?; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6431
24. VETERANS DESERVE MORE THAN HOLLOW PROMISES; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6431
25. NO MFN FOR CHINA; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6432
26. CANCEL MFN FOR CHINA; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6432
27. WE NEED TO KNOW WHY; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6432
28. REPUBLICANS REVERSE DEMOCRATIC DEFICIT REDUCTION; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6432
29. SUPPORT THE WORKER RIGHT TO KNOW ACT; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6432
30. ANOTHER REASON FOR DENYING MFN TO CHINA; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6432
31. OBSTRUCTIONIST LIBERALS HOLDING UP THE HEALTH COVERAGE AVAILABILITY AND AFFORDABILITY ACT; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6432
32. ANNOUNCEMENT BY THE SPEAKER PRO TEMPORE; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6433
33. CONSTRUCTIVE ENGAGEMENT OR APPEASEMENT; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6433
34. ENDING HEALTH CARE REFORM GRIDLOCK; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6433
35. THE REPUBLICAN BUDGET DOES NOT REFLECT THE PRIORITIES OF MIDDLE AMERICA; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6433
36. END THE APATHY AND THE POLICY OF APPEASEMENT TOWARD CHINA; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6433
37. THE 1996 CHICAGO BULLS MADE AMERICA PROUD; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6433
38. COMMENDING THE FEDERAL BUREAU OF INVESTIGATION FOR A JOB WELL DONE; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6434
39. IT IS NOT TOO LATE TO REVERSE THE ACTIONS OF LAST WEEK'S BUDGET VOTE AND STILL CONTINUE TO ATTACK THE DEFICIT; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6434
40. URGING SUPPORT FOR COMMONSENSE HEALTH CARE REFORM; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6434
41. VOTING ``NO'' ON MOST-FAVORED-NATION STATUS FOR CHINA; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6434
42. REJECT MOST-FAVORED-NATION TRADING STATUS FOR CHINA'S DICTATORSHIP; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6434
43. NO SPECIAL TRADING PRIVILEGES TO THE BUTCHERS OF BEIJING; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6434
44. THREE RESPONSES; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6435
45. NO ONE OUT OF THE POOL; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6435
46. REPUBLICANS INCREASE BUDGET DEFICIT; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6435
47. SUPPORT CHURCH ARSON PREVENTION ACT OF 1996; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6435
48. AN AMAZING TRICK; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6435
49. BEIJING'S RADIOACTIVE RACKETEERING; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6435
50. TOLL INCREASES IN CHURCH BURNINGS; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6436
51. TIME TO PASS HEALTH REFORM; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6436
52. ANNOUNCEMENT BY THE SPEAKER PRO TEMPORE; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6436
53. SECURITIES AMENDMENTS OF 1996; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6436
54. GENERAL LEAVE; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6449
55. ANTI-CAR THEFT IMPROVEMENTS ACT OF 1996; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6449
56. CHURCH ARSON PREVENTION ACT OF 1996; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6451
57. WILLIAM H. NATCHER BRIDGE; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6462
58. GENERAL LEAVE; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6464
59. SINGLE AUDIT ACT AMENDMENTS OF 1996; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6464
60. IRAN AND LIBYA SANCTIONS ACT OF 1996; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6469
61. ANNOUNCEMENT BY THE SPEAKER PRO TEMPORE; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6478
62. CHURCH ARSON PREVENTION ACT OF 1996; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6478
63. PERSONAL EXPLANATION; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6479
64. PERMISSION FOR COMMITTEE ON APPROPRIATIONS TO FILE PRIVILEGED REPORT ON DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS AND HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT APPROPRIATIONS BILL, 1997; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6479
65. PERMISSION TO FILE AND PRINT SUPPLEMENTAL REPORT ON HOUSE REPORT 104- 193 ON H.R. 1858 DEPOSITORY INSTITUTIONS PAPERWORK REDUCTION ACT; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6479
66. REPORT ON RESOLUTION PROVIDING FOR CONSIDERATION OF H.R. 3662, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR AND RELATED AGENCIES APPROPRIATIONS ACT, 1997; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6479
67. REMOVAL OF NAME OF MEMBER AS COSPONSOR OF HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTION 182; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6479
68. REMOVAL OF NAME OF MEMBER AS COSPONSOR OF H.R. 1972; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6479
69. REMOVAL OF NAME OF MEMBER AS COSPONSOR OF H.R. 94; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6479
70. HOUSTON JOURNALISM LOSES ONE OF ITS FINEST; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6479
71. SPECIAL ORDERS; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6480
72. The SPEAKER pro tempore. Under a previous order of the House, the gentleman from Illinois [Mr. Manzullo] is recognized for 5 minutes.; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6480
73. MORE OFTEN THAN NOT, SPECIAL INTERESTS, NOT PUBLIC INTERESTS, DRIVE THE LEGISLATIVE AGENDA IN WASHINGTON; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6480
74. REMOVAL OF NAME OF MEMBER AS COSPONSOR OF H.R. 2618; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6481
75. The SPEAKER pro tempore. Under a previous order of the House, the gentleman from California [Mr. Dornan] is recognized for 5 minutes.; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6481
76. The SPEAKER pro tempore. Under a previous order of the House, the gentleman from Illinois [Mr. Hastert] is recognized for 5 minutes.; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6481
77. VACATION OF SPECIAL ORDER AND GRANTING OF SPECIAL ORDER; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6481
78. TRIBUTE TO ADAM DARLING; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6481
79. WHITEWATER; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6481
80. HEALTH CARE LEGISLATION; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6482
81. REFORM OF POLITICAL PROCESS; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6483
82. NBA CHAMPION CHICAGO BULLS; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6483
83. SUPPORT THE ELIMINATION OF NEA'S FUNDING; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6484
84. INCLUSION OF REPUBLICAN MSA PROPOSAL THWARTS EFFORTS TO MAKE HEALTH INSURANCE ACCESSIBLE AND AFFORDABLE; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6484
85. WHO REALLY SPEAKS FOR THE CHILDREN?; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6485
86. MFN AND HUMAN RIGHTS IN CHINA; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6486
87. WE MUST REBUILD AMERICA, AND PUT AMERICA FIRST; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6486
88. The SPEAKER pro tempore (Mr. Fox of Pennsylvania). Under a previous order of the House, the gentlewoman from New York [Mrs. Kelly] is recognized for 5 minutes.; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6487
89. The SPEAKER pro tempore. Under a previous order of the House, the gentleman from Texas [Mr. Fields] is recognized for 5 minutes.; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6487
90. HOUSE URGED TO ISSUE CONTEMPT CITATIONS CONCERNING TRAVELGATE; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6487
91. The SPEAKER pro tempore. Under a previous order of the House, the gentleman from Michigan [Mr. Smith] is recognized for 5 minutes.; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6487
92. The SPEAKER pro tempore. Under a previous order of the House, the gentleman from Florida [Mr. Weldon] is recognized for 5 minutes.; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6487
93. HEALTH CARE; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6488
94. WHAT APPROACH SHOULD WE TAKE TO THE TEACHING OF CURRENT EVENTS AND AMERICAN HISTORY; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6493
95. PROTECTING AMERICA'S PATENTS; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6499
96. COMMEMORATING THE 150TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE FIRST OFFICIALLY RECORDED BASEBALL GAME, HOBOKEN, NJ, JUNE 19, 1846; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6506
97. LEAVE OF ABSENCE; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6506
98. EXTENSION OF REMARKS; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6507
99. SENATE BILL REFERRED; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6507
100. ADJOURNMENT; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6507
101. EXECUTIVE COMMUNICATIONS, ETC.; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6507
102. REPORTS OF COMMITTEES ON PUBLIC BILLS AND RESOLUTIONS; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6508
103. PUBLIC BILLS AND RESOLUTIONS; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6508
104. MEMORIALS; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6509
105. ADDITIONAL SPONSORS; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6509
106. DELETIONS OF SPONSORS FROM PUBLIC BILLS AND RESOLUTIONS; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6509
107. AMENDMENTS; Congressional Record Vol. 142, No. 90 | PDFH6509